International Chess Federation

  • Indian chess legend Viswanathan Anand becomes FIDE deputy president

    Indian chess legend, Viswanathan Anand was elected deputy president of the International Chess Federation or World Chess Federation (FIDE), the sport's world governing body. While incumbent president Arkady Dvorkovich was re-elected for a second term. Five-time world champion Anand was...

    Published On August 8th, 2022
  • World Chess Day 2022 celebrates globally on 20 July

    World Chess Day is celebrated annually on July 20 globally. The day marks the date of the establishment of the International Chess Federation (FIDE) in Paris in 1924. On this day, we can observe the day by teaching someone or...

    Published On July 20th, 2022